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Small Treasons

Simon & Schuster announces the publication of Appalachian professor Mark Powell's ‘Small Treasons’
Jan 18, 2018

Simon & Schuster announces the publication of “Small Treasons,” the fifth novel by Mark Powell, assistant professor of creative writing and contemporary fiction in Appalachian's Department of English. 

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Open Nominations for General Education Faculty Awards 2018

Open Nominations for General Education Faculty Awards 2018
Jan 17, 2018

The General Education Office is now accepting nominations for the following awards: College News
Appalachian State University will host Christopher Everett, Director of “Wilmington on Fire”

"Wilmington on Fire" Director, Christopher Everett to visit campus in February
Jan 17, 2018

On February 28, 2018 Appalachian State University will host Christopher Everett, Director of “Wilmington on Fire” for a screening, followed by a question and answer session at 6:30 p.m. in I. G. Greer Theater. This event is free and open to the public.

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L to R: BRES teacher and curriculum coach Tania Rollins, Appalachian STEM faculty Dr. Jamie Levine, Geology; Dr. Tonya Coffey, Physics; Dr. Dana Powell, Anthropology; Dr. Michael Madritch, Biology; Dr. Bob Swarthout, Chemistry and Environmental Science. Not pictured: Dr. Saskia van de Gevel, Geography & Planning; and Dr. Gypsy Price, Anthropology.

Appalachian faculty, students and alumni providing outreach in STEAM to community grade school
Jan 10, 2018

Six faculty members from the College of Arts and Sciences in mid-November judged Science Fair projects completed by fourth, fifth and sixth graders at Blue Ridge Elementary School in Ashe County.

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Dr. Allison A. Campbell, President of the American Chemical Society visits Appalachian Chemistry Department

President of the American Chemical Society visits Appalachian Chemistry Department
Jan 9, 2018

Dr. Allison A. Campbell, President of the American Chemical Society and Director of Earth and Biological Sciences at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory spent a day visiting with the Department of Chemistry, in the College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University.

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USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research International Teaching Fellowship

USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research International Teaching Fellowship
Jan 8, 2018

The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research invites proposals for its 2018-2019 International Teaching Fellowship that will provide support for university and college faculty to integrate testimonies from the USC Shoah Foundation Visual...

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Appalachian Studies faculty member at Appalachian State University attracts global interest with film “After Coal”

Appalachian Studies faculty member at Appalachian State University attracts global interest with film “After Coal”
Jan 5, 2018

Appalachian Studies faculty member and documentary filmmaker Tom Hansell will present, on two continents this spring, “After Coal” a feature length documentary film that explores how coal mining communities survive after industry moves on.

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PAID INTERNSHIP  with the National Park Service Shenandoah National Park, Virginia

PAID INTERNSHIP with the National Park Service Shenandoah National Park, Virginia
Jan 5, 2018

Interpretation Services Internship: May 7 – August 25, 2018 College News
Appalachian State Dark Sky Observatory on the Blue Ridge Parkway

A window into the cosmos, hidden on the parkway: App State's Dark Sky Observatory offers glimpse of universe
Jan 3, 2018

Twenty minutes east of Boone, at the end of a twisting gravel road, a team of university researchers peer into the cosmos to learn more about the distant stars. 

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CAS Quarterly Newsletter: Dec. 2017

CAS Quarterly Newsletter: Dec. 2017
Jan 2, 2018

The College Quarterly Newsletter Dec. 2017 - click the link or click view original to read the latest edition.

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Black Mountain College Semester at Appalachian State University

Black Mountain College Semester at Appalachian
Jan 2, 2018

Black Mountain College Spring 2018 Exhibitions & Events
EXHIBITIONS

Nov 24-April 7 - "Arts at the Center: A History of Black Mountain College" (BRAHM)

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Black Mountain College Semester 2018 at Appalachian State University

Creative Democracy: The Legacy of Black Mountain College
Dec 21, 2017

As part of the campus-wide celebration of the historical legacy of Black Mountain College (BMC) at Appalachian State University during the Spring 2018 semester, the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts will host, "Creative Democracy: The Legacy of Black Mountain College" featuring a selection

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